New guy from Seattle: '73 RA21 with 18-RG

Please introduce yourself and Celica or ride(s).
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pjstroud
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New guy from Seattle: '73 RA21 with 18-RG

Post by pjstroud » September 22nd, 2019, 8:53 pm

Back in 1986 I purchased my first car -- a '72 ST. The entire car was rebuilt as a rally racer. I loved working on it and driving it. When I moved to Seattle in '94 I had to sell it. I've owned two other Celica daily drivers over the years, but have been searching for a '72 or '73 to restore. Well, I finally found it. I'm a proud owner of a '73 RA21 with an 18-RG. It runs great, and almost all the parts and pieces are there. There is a bit so surface rust I'm taking care of on the interior, and cleaning up some wiring. This will be a long-term restoration, and I'm looking forward to every moment of it.

If there is anyone in the Seattle area, local meetups, or tips on mechanics in my area -- I'd love to know.

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73GTV
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Re: New guy from Seattle: '73 RA21 with 18-RG

Post by 73GTV » September 23rd, 2019, 4:58 am

:cheers: :cheers: :cheers:
I'm an Opinionated Old fart: After selling people Car Parts for three years, I insist that you read the Troubleshooting charts first: I'm Just saying...
1973 TA22 GTV (RHD)
1973 RA21 ST (LHD)
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FushuMan
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Re: New guy from Seattle: '73 RA21 with 18-RG

Post by FushuMan » September 24th, 2019, 8:27 pm

Nice Coupe! Excited to see the progress.

Joseph
Gotta get to Ridin’ in my 75 GT 20R :D

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Re: New guy from Seattle: '73 RA21 with 18-RG

Post by careddenRA25 » October 7th, 2019, 2:57 am

Nice ride!

Good looking 18RG!
Charlie

1975 2000GT LB

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